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Quincy Jones

Quincy Delight Jones, Jr. (born March 14, 1933) is an American record producer, conductor, arranger, composer, musician, television producer, film producer, instrumentalist, magazine founder, entertainment company executive, and humanitarian. [1]

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$ (film)

$, also known as Dollars and in the UK as The Heist, is a 1971 American caper film starring Warren Beatty and Goldie Hawn, and distributed by Columbia Pictures.

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A Dandy in Aspic

A Dandy in Aspic is a 1968 Technicolor and Panavision British spy film, directed by Anthony Mann, based on the novel of the same name by Derek Marlowe and starring Laurence Harvey, Tom Courtenay and Mia Farrow.

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Aaliyah

Aaliyah Dana Haughton (January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001) was an American singer, dancer, actress, and model.

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ABC Records

ABC Records was an American record label, founded in New York City in 1955 as ABC-Paramount Records.

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Academy Award for Best Original Score

The Academy Award for Best Original Score is presented to the best substantial body of music in the form of dramatic underscoring written specifically for the film by the submitting composer.

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Academy Award for Best Original Song

The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).

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African American Lives

African American Lives is a PBS television miniseries hosted by historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr., focusing on African-American genealogical research.

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Ai No Corrida (song)

"Ai No Corrida" is a song written by Chaz Jankel and Kenny Young, first recorded in 1980 and featuring on Chaz Jankel's debut album Chas Jankel for A&M Records.

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Al Jarreau

Alwin "Al" Lopez Jarreau (born March 12, 1940) is an American jazz singer.

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Alex Haley

Alexander Murray Palmer "Alex" Haley (August 11, 1921February 10, 1992) was an American writer known as the author of the 1976 book Roots: The Saga of an American Family. The book was adapted by ABC as a TV mini-series of the same name and aired in 1977 to a record-breaking 130 million viewers.

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Alison Krauss

Alison Maria Krauss (born July 23, 1971) is an American bluegrass-country singer-songwriter and musician.

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American Music Award

The American Music Awards (AMAs) is an annual American music awards show, created by Dick Clark in 1973 for ABC when the network's contract to present the Grammy Awards expired.

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AmfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of AIDS-related public policy.

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Andraé Crouch

Andraé Edward Crouch (July 1, 1942 – January 8, 2015) was an American gospel singer, songwriter, arranger, record producer and pastor.

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Aneurysm

An aneurysm or aneurism (from, aneurysma, "dilation", from ἀνευρύνειν, aneurynein, "to dilate") is a localized, blood-filled balloon-like bulge in the wall of a blood vessel.

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Arrangement

In music, an arrangement is a musical reconceptualization of a previously composed work.

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Austin Powers (film series)

The Austin Powers series is a series of three American action-comedy films – Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997), Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) and Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002).

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Austin Powers in Goldmember

Austin Powers in Goldmember is a 2002 American spy action comedy film.

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Bad (album)

Bad is the seventh studio album by American singer Michael Jackson.

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Banacek

Banacek (pronounced "BAN-a-check") is an American detective TV series starring George Peppard that aired on the NBC network from 1972 to 1974.

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Banning (film)

Banning is a 1967 film directed by Ron Winston and starring Robert Wagner, Jill St. John, Gene Hackman, Guy Stockwell and James Farentino.

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Barack Obama

Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, and the first African American to hold the office.

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Baseball

Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each who take turns batting and fielding.

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BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.

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Berklee College of Music

Berklee College of Music, located in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, is the largest independent college of contemporary music in the world.

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BET Awards

The BET Awards were established in 2001 by the Black Entertainment Television network to celebrate African Americans and other minorities in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment over the past year.

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Betty Washington Lewis

Betty Washington Lewis (June 20, 1733 – March 31, 1797) was the younger sister of George Washington and the only sister to live to adulthood.

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Big band

A big band is a type of musical ensemble that originated in the United States and is associated with jazz and the Swing Era typically consisting of percussion, brass, and woodwind instruments totalling approximately 12 to 25 musicians.

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Big Band Bossa Nova

Big Band Bossa Nova is a 1962 bossa nova album by American impresario, jazz composer, trumpeter, arranger and record producer Quincy Jones and his band.

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Big Daddy Kane

Antonio Hardy (born September 10, 1968), better known by his stage name Big Daddy Kane, is a Grammy Award-winning American rapper who started his career in 1986 as a member of the rap group the Juice Crew.

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Bill Clinton

William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III; August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.

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Billy Eckstine

William Clarence "Billy" Eckstine (July 8, 1914 – March 8, 1993) was an American singer with a rich, resonant, almost operatic baritone voice and a bandleader of the swing era.

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Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice is a 1969 comedy-drama film directed by Paul Mazursky.

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Bob Russell (songwriter)

Sidney Keith Russell (April 25, 1914 – February 1970), publishing under the name of Bob Russell, was an American songwriter (mainly lyricist) born in Passaic, New Jersey.

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Body Heat (Quincy Jones album)

Body Heat is a 1974 jazz-funk album by Quincy Jones.

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Bono

Paul David Hewson (born 10 May 1960), known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist.

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Bossa nova

Bossa nova is a genre of Brazilian music, which developed and was popularized in the 1950s and '60s and is today one of the best-known Brazilian music genres abroad.

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Bremerton, Washington

Bremerton is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States.

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Cactus Flower (film)

Cactus Flower is a 1969 comedy film directed by Gene Saks and starring Walter Matthau, Ingrid Bergman, and Goldie Hawn, who won an Oscar for her performance.

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Cameo appearance

A cameo role or cameo appearance (often shortened to just cameo) is a brief appearance or voice part of a known person in a work of the performing arts, typically unnamed or appearing as themselves.

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Cameroon

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Carpentry

Carpentry is a skilled trade in which the primary work performed is the cutting, shaping and installation of building materials during the construction of buildings, ships, timber bridges, concrete formwork, etc.

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Celine Dion

Céline Marie Claudette Dion, (born 30 March 1968) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, entrepreneur and occasional actress.

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Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan (born Yvette Marie Stevens, March 23, 1953) is an American singer-songwriter whose career has spanned four decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus.

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Chaz Jankel

Charles Jeremy "Chaz" Jankel (born 16 April 1952) is an English musician best known as the keyboard player and guitarist with Ian Dury and The Blockheads.

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Chicago

Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States.

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Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil ("Circus of the Sun") is a Canadian entertainment company.

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Clark Terry

Clark Terry (December 14, 1920 – February 21, 2015) was an American swing and bebop trumpeter, a pioneer of the flugelhorn in jazz, composer, educator, and NEA Jazz Masters inductee.

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Clint Eastwood

Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and politician.

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Columbia Records

Columbia Records is an American flagship recording label, under the ownership of Sony Music Entertainment, operating under the Columbia Music Group.

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Count Basie

William James "Count" Basie (August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984) was an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer.

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Culture minister

A culture minister (sometimes cultural minister, minister of culture, minister for culture, or secretary of culture) is a Cabinet position in some governments responsible for protecting the national heritage of a country and promoting cultural expression.

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Dean Martin

Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti; June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an American singer, actor, comedian, and film producer.

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Definition (TV series)

Definition is a Canadian television game show, which aired on CTV from September 9, 1974 to March 10, 1989, and filmed at its flagship studio of CFTO-TV, Scarborough, Ontario.

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Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington (born Ruth Lee Jones; August 29, 1924 – December 14, 1963), was an American singer and pianist, who has been cited as "the most popular black female recording artist of the '50s".

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Dizzy Gillespie

John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional singer.

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Down syndrome

Down syndrome (DS or DNS) or Down's syndrome, also known as trisomy 21, is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21.

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Dr. Dre

Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), known by his stage name Dr.

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Dream Warriors

Dream Warriors were a Canadian hip hop duo from Toronto, Ontario, comprising King Lou and Capital Q. Described as "a pair of deft, intelligent rappers" by AllMusic, they were major contributors to the jazz rap movement of the early 1990s.

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Duke Ellington

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist and bandleader of jazz orchestras.

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Eddie Jones (jazz musician)

Eddie Jones (March 1, 1929, Greenwood, Mississippi - May 31, 1997, West Hartford, Connecticut) was an American jazz double bassist.

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Eddie Van Halen

Edward Lodewijk "Eddie" Van Halen (born January 26, 1955 in Nijmegen) is a Dutch-born American musician, songwriter and producer.

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Edward I of England

Edward I (17 June 1239 – 7 July 1307), also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots (Latin: Malleus Scotorum), was King of England from 1272 to 1307.

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Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella.

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Ellie Greenwich

Eleanor Louise "Ellie" Greenwich (October 23, 1940 – August 26, 2009) was an American pop music singer, songwriter, and record producer.

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Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone, Grand Officer OMRI (born 10 November 1928) is an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor and former trumpet player, who has written music for more than 500 motion pictures and television series, as well as contemporary classical works.

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Epic Records

Epic Records is an American record company.

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Ethiopia

Ethiopia (ኢትዮጵያ), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country located in the Horn of Africa.

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Fantasia 2000

Fantasia 2000 is a 1999 American animated film created by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures.

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Film score

A film score (also sometimes called background score, background music, film music or incidental music) is original music written specifically to accompany a film.

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For Love of Ivy

For Love of Ivy is a 1968 romantic comedy film directed by Daniel Mann.

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Frank Sinatra

Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor, director, and film producer.

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French horn

The French horn (commonly known simply as the horn, while the term "French horn" is also used to distinguish a particular type of horn used mainly in French orchestras) is a brass instrument made of tubing wrapped into a coil with a flared bell.

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Funk

Funk is a music genre that originated in the mid- to late 1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).

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Garfield High School (Seattle, Washington)

James A. Garfield High School is a public high school in the Seattle Public Schools district of Seattle, Washington, USA.

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Gene Krupa

Eugene Bertram "Gene" Krupa (January 15, 1909 – October 16, 1973) was an American jazz and big band drummer, band leader, actor, and composer, known for his highly energetic and flamboyant style.

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George Gershwin

George Gershwin (September 26, 1898 July 11, 1937) was an American composer and pianist.

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George Washington

George Washington (Contemporary records, which used the Julian calendar and the Annunciation Style of enumerating years, recorded his birth as February 11, 1731. The provisions of the British Calendar (New Style) Act 1750, implemented in 1752, altered the official British dating method to the Gregorian calendar with the start of the year on January 1 (it had been March 25). These changes resulted in dates being moved forward 11 days, and for those between January 1 and March 25, an advance of one year. For a further explanation, see: Old Style and New Style dates. –, 1799) was the first President of the United States (1789–97), the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

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Gil Evans

Ian Ernest Gilmore "Gil" Evans (born Green; May 13, 1912 – March 20, 1988) was a Canadian jazz pianist, arranger, composer and bandleader.

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GLAAD

GLAAD (formerly the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) is a U.S. non-governmental media monitoring organization founded by LGBT people in the media.

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Grace Kelly

Grace Patricia Kelly (November 12, 1929September 14, 1982) was an American actress who, after marrying Prince Rainier III, became the Princess of Monaco.

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Grammy Award

A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

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Grammy Award for Album of the Year

The Grammy Award for Album of the Year is presented by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to "honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency and overall excellence in the recording industry, without regard to album sales or chart position." Album of the Year is the most prestigious and final award category at the Grammys having been presented since 1959.

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Grammy Legend Award

The Grammy Legend Award, or the Grammy Living Legend Award, is a special award of merit given to recording artists by the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards.

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Great Migration (African American)

The Great Migration was the movement of 6 million African Americans out of the rural Southern United States to the urban Northeast, Midwest, and West that occurred between 1910 and 1970.

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Gula Matari

Gula Matari is a 1970 studio album by Quincy Jones.

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Harold Arlen

Harold Arlen (February 15, 1905 – April 23, 1986) was an American composer of popular music, having written over 500 songs, a number of which have become known worldwide.

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HealthCorps

HealthCorps is an American non-profit organization that responds to the obesity crisis through school-based health education and peer-mentoring in addition to community outreach to underserved populations – mostly Hispanic and African-American.

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Herbie Hancock

Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie" Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an American pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer.

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Hillary Clinton

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is an American politician who served as the 67th United States Secretary of State under President Barack Obama from 2009 to 2013.

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Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

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Huguenot

A Huguenot is a member of a French Protestant denomination with origins in the 16th or 17th centuries.

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Human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup

In human genetics, a human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup is a haplogroup defined by differences in the non-recombining portions of DNA from the Y chromosome (called Y-DNA).

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Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Katrina was the eleventh named storm and fifth hurricane of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season.

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I'll Be Good to You

"I'll Be Good to You" is a 1976 hit song by R&B duo The Brothers Johnson.

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In Cold Blood (film)

In Cold Blood is a 1967 film based on Truman Capote's book of the same name.

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In the Heat of the Night (film)

In the Heat of the Night is a 1967 American mystery drama film directed by Norman Jewison.

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In the House (TV series)

In the House is an American sitcom that premiered on April 10, 1995 on NBC.

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Interscope Records

Interscope Records is an American record label.

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Ironside (1967 TV series)

Ironside is a Universal television series that ran on NBC from September 14, 1967, to January 16, 1975.

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Irving Green

Irving B. Green (also known as Irvin B. Green) (February 6, 1916 – July 1, 2006) was an American record industry executive, and founder and president of Mercury Records.

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It Might as Well Be Swing

It Might as Well Be Swing is a 1964 studio album by Frank Sinatra, accompanied by Count Basie and his orchestra.

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It's My Party (Lesley Gore song)

"It's My Party" is a pop song recorded by multiple artists since the 1960s.

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Ivan Lins

Ivan Guimarães Lins (born June 16, 1945) is a Latin Grammy-winning Brazilian musician.

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Izzy Ort's Bar & Grille

Izzy Ort's Bar & Grille was a live music venue located at 25 Essex Street in Boston, Massachusetts.

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James Ingram

James Edward Ingram (born February 16, 1952) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and instrumentalist.

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Jazz

Jazz is a genre of music that originated in African American communities in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century.

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Jazz Foundation of America

The Jazz Foundation of America (JFA) is a non-profit organization based in Manhattan, New York founded in 1989.

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Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award is awarded periodically by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) at the Governors Awards ceremonies for an individual's outstanding contributions to humanitarian causes.

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Jeff Barry

Jeff Barry (born Joel Adelberg, April 3, 1938, Brooklyn, New York) is an American pop music songwriter, singer, and record producer.

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Jerk Out

"Jerk Out" is a song from The Time's 1990 album Pandemonium.

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Jerry Goldsmith

Jerrald King "Jerry" Goldsmith (February 10, 1929 – July 21, 2004) was an American composer and conductor most known for his work in film and television scoring.

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John and Mary (film)

John and Mary is a 1969 American romantic drama film directed by Peter Yates.

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John J. Sie

John J. Sie is a Chinese-American businessman and philanthropist.

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John Williams

John Towner Williams (born February 8, 1932) is an American composer, conductor, and pianist.

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Johnny Carson

John William "Johnny" Carson (October 23, 1925 – January 23, 2005) was an American television host, comedian, writer, producer, actor, and musician known for thirty years as host of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992).

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Judy's Turn to Cry

"Judy's Turn to Cry" is a song written by Beverly Ross (who also co-wrote Roy Orbison's "Candy Man") and Edna Lewis that was originally released by Lesley Gore in 1963.

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Justin Kauflin

Justin Kauflin (born March 10, 1986) is an American jazz pianist, composer and record producer.

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Kidada Jones

Kidada Ann Jones (born March 22, 1974) is an American actress, model and fashion designer, who is best known for her work as a designer and taste leader for The Walt Disney Company, where she has a line known as Kidada for Disney Couture.

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KOMO-TV

KOMO-TV, channel 4, is an ABC-affiliated television station located in Seattle, Washington, USA.

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Kool Moe Dee

Mohandas Dewese (born August 8, 1962), better known by his stage name Kool Moe Dee, is an American hip hop MC prominent in the late 1970s through the early 1990s.

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L.A. Is My Lady

L.A. Is My Lady is a 1984 studio album by Frank Sinatra, produced by Quincy Jones.

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Last Call with Carson Daly

Last Call with Carson Daly is an American late night television program hosted by Carson Daly and broadcast on NBC.

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Lesley Gore

Lesley Sue Gore (born Lesley Sue Goldstein; May 2, 1946 – February 16, 2015) was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and activist.

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Lionel Hampton

Lionel Leo Hampton (April 20, 1908 – August 31, 2002) was an American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, bandleader and actor.

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Look of Love (Lesley Gore song)

"Look of Love" is a song written by Ellie Greenwich and Jeff Barry, which was a 1964 Top 40 hit for Lesley Gore.

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Lou Adler

Lou Adler (born December 13, 1933) is an American record producer, manager, director, and an owner of the famous Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood, California.

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Mackenna's Gold

Mackenna's Gold is a 1969 western film directed by J. Lee Thompson, starring Gregory Peck, Omar Sharif, Telly Savalas, Ted Cassidy, Camilla Sparv, and Julie Newmar.

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Mad TV

Mad TV (stylized as MADtv) is an American sketch comedy television series originally inspired by Mad magazine.

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Marion Barry

Marion Shepilov Barry, Jr. (March 6, 1936 – November 23, 2014) was an American politician who served as the second Mayor of the District of Columbia from 1979 to 1991, and again as the fourth mayor from 1995 to 1999.

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Mark Goodson

Mark Goodson (January 14, 1915 – December 18, 1992) was an American television producer who specialized in game shows.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968), was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

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Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.; April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician.

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Maybach Foundation

The Wilhelm and Karl Maybach Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that seeks to improve the world through mentoring, by fostering and overseeing mentorships.

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Melle Mel

Melvin Glover (born May 15, 1961), better known as Melle Mel and Grandmaster Melle Mel, is an American hip-hop musician – one of the pioneers of rap as lead rapper and main songwriter for Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five.

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Mellow Madness

Mellow Madness is a 1975 studio album by Quincy Jones.

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Mercury Records

Mercury Records is an American-based record label owned by Universal Music Group.

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Michael Jackson

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.

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Michael Jackson's This Is It

Michael Jackson's This Is It is a 2009 American documentary–concert film directed by Kenny Ortega that documents Michael Jackson's rehearsals and preparation for his concert series of the same name that was originally scheduled to start on 13 July 2009, but cancelled due to his death eighteen days prior on 25 June.

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Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux

Miles & Quincy: Live at Montreux is a collaborative live album by American jazz trumpeter Miles Davis and conductor Quincy Jones.

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Miles Davis

Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer.

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Milton Nascimento

Milton Nascimento (born October 26, 1942, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is a prominent Brazilian singer-songwriter and guitarist.

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Mirage (1965 film)

Mirage is a 1965 thriller directed by Edward Dmytryk from a screenplay by Peter Stone, based on the novel Fallen Angel, written by Howard Fast under the pseudonym Walter Ericson; the novel is not credited by title onscreen.

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Mitochondrial DNA

Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA or mDNA) is the DNA located in mitochondria, cellular organelles within eukaryotic cells that convert chemical energy from food into a form that cells can use, adenosine triphosphate (ATP).

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Montreux Jazz Festival

The Montreux Jazz Festival (formerly Festival de Jazz Montreux and Festival International de Jazz Montreux) is a music festival in Switzerland, held annually in early July in Montreux on the Lake Geneva shoreline.

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Musician (magazine)

Musician (1976–1999) was a monthly magazine that covered news and information about American popular music.

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Mystic Records

Mystic Records is an American record label and music production company specializing in hardcore punk, crossover thrash, underground music, vintage and cult records.

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Nadia Boulanger

Juliette Nadia Boulanger (16 September 188722 October 1979) was a French composer, conductor, and teacher who taught many of the leading composers and musicians of the 20th century as well as leading living composers and musicians.

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Nana Mouskouri

Nana Mouskouri (Nάνα Μούσχουρη), born Iōánna Moúschouri (Ιωάννα Μούσχουρη) on October 13, 1934, in Chania, Crete, Greece, is a Greek singer.

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Nastassja Kinski

Nastassja Aglaia Kinski (born 24 January 1961) is a German actress and former model who has appeared in more than sixty films in Europe and the United States.

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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is an African-American civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 by Moorfield Storey, Mary White Ovington and W. E. B. Du Bois.

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Nikki Yanofsky

Nicole "Nikki" Yanofsky (born February 8, 1994) is a Canadian jazz-pop singer-songwriter from Montreal, Quebec.

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NME

New Musical Express (NME) is a British music journalism magazine published since March 1952.

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Now You See It (U.S. game show)

Now You See It is an American television game show created by Frank Wayne for Mark Goodson-Bill Todman Productions.

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NPR

National Public Radio (NPR) is a privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization that serves as a national syndicator to a network of 900 public radio stations in the United States.

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Off the Wall (album)

Off the Wall is the fifth studio album by American recording artist Michael Jackson.

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Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Messiaen (December 10, 1908 – April 27, 1992) was a French composer, organist and ornithologist, one of the major composers of the 20th century.

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Olympia (Paris)

Olympia (commonly known as L'Olympia, Olympia Hall or Paris Olympia) is a music hall located in the 9th arrondissement of Paris.

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One Mint Julep

"One Mint Julep" is a rhythm and blues song written by Rudy Toombs that became a hit for the Clovers.

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Patti Austin

Patti Austin (born August 10, 1950) is an American R&B, Pop and jazz singer.

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Paulinho da Costa

Paulinho da Costa (born Paulo Roberto da Costa on May 31, 1948) is a Brazilian percussionist born in Rio de Janeiro, considered one of the most recorded musicians of modern times.

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PBS

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.

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Peggy Lee

Peggy Lee (born Norma Deloris Egstrom; May 26, 1920 – January 21, 2002) was an American jazz and popular music singer, songwriter, composer and actress, in a career spanning six decades.

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Peggy Lipton

Margaret Ann "Peggy" Lipton (born August 30, 1946) is an American actress and former model.

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Pneumonia

Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung affecting primarily the microscopic air sacs known as alveoli.

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Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF) is a United States Navy shipyard covering 179 acres (0.7 km²) on Puget Sound at Bremerton, Washington in uninterrupted use since its establishment in 1891; it has also been known as Navy Yard Puget Sound, Bremerton Navy Yard, and Puget Sound Naval Shipyard.

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Quincy Jones III

Quincy Delight Jones III (born) (also known as QDIII, QD3 and Snoopy) is a composer, music producer, film producer, and author.

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Qwest Records

Qwest Records is the American record label started by Quincy Jones in 1980 as a joint venture with Warner Bros. Records, and owned by Warner Music Group.

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Rashida Jones

Rashida Leah Jones (born February 25, 1976) is an American actress, comic book author, film producer, and screenwriter.

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Ray Charles

Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004), professionally known as Ray Charles, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and composer.

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Redd Foxx

Jon Elroy Sanford (December 9, 1922 – October 11, 1991), known professionally as Redd Foxx, was an American comedian and actor, best remembered for his explicit comedy records and his starring role on the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son.

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Reunald Jones

Reunald Jones Sr. (December 22, 1910 - February 26, 1989), was a jazz trumpeter who worked both in big bands and as a studio musician.

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Rhapsody in Blue

Rhapsody in Blue is a 1924 musical composition by American composer George Gershwin for solo piano and jazz band, which combines elements of classical music with jazz-influenced effects.

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Rhythm and blues

Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940s.

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Richard A. Jones

Richard A. Jones (born 1950) is an attorney and a United States federal district judge in Seattle, Washington.

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Rock and roll

Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950s,Jim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992), ISBN 0-571-12939-0.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is a museum located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, United States.

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Rod Temperton

Rodney Lynn "Rod" Temperton (born 15 October 1947) is a British songwriter, record producer and musician from Cleethorpes, England, United Kingdom, significant for being keyboardist and main songwriter in funk band Heatwave, and later writing a number of songs performed by Michael Jackson, including "Off The Wall", "Rock With You" and "Thriller".

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Roots (miniseries)

Roots is a television miniseries in the USA based on Alex Haley's 1976 novel, Roots: The Saga of an American Family; the series first aired, on ABC-TV, in 1977.

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Rurik

Rurik or Riurik (Рюрик, from Rørik; 830 – c. 879) was a legendary Varangian chieftain who gained control of Ladoga in 862, built the Holmgard settlement near Novgorod, and founded the Rurik Dynasty, which ruled Kievan Rus (and later Grand Duchy of Moscow and Tsardom of Russia) until the 17th century.

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, often shortened to Salt Lake or SLC is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Utah.

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Sammy Davis Jr.

Samuel George "Sammy" Davis Jr. (December 8, 1925 – May 16, 1990) was an American entertainer.

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Sandra Crouch

Sandra Crouch (born July 1, 1942) is an American Gospel music performer, drummer and songwriter.

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Sanford and Son

Sanford and Son is an American sitcom, that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972 to March 25, 1977.

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Sanford and Son Theme (The Streetbeater)

"Sanford and Son Theme (The Streetbeater)" is the theme to the 1970s situation comedy Sanford and Son.

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Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Lois Vaughan (March 27, 1924 – April 3, 1990) was an American jazz singer, described by music critic Scott Yanow as having "one of the most wondrous voices of the 20th century." Nicknamed "Sassy", "The Divine One" and "Sailor" (for her salty speech), Sarah Vaughan was a Grammy Award winner.

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Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live (abbreviated as SNL) is an American late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol.

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Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder often characterized by abnormal social behavior and failure to recognize what is real.

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Seattle

Seattle is a coastal seaport city and the seat of King County.

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Seattle University

Seattle University (SU), commonly referred to as Seattle U, is a Jesuit Catholic university in the northwestern United States, located in the First Hill neighborhood of Seattle, Washington.

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Semi-professional

A semi-professional athlete is one who is not normally paid, and for whom the sport is not a full-time occupation.

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She's a Fool

"She's a Fool" is a song written by Mark Barkan and Ben Raleigh that was originally recorded by Lesley Gore in 1963.

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Shirley Horn

Shirley Valerie Horn (May 1, 1934 – October 20, 2005) was an American jazz singer and pianist.

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Sidney Lanier

Sidney Clopton Lanier (February 3, 1842 – September 7, 1881) was an American musician, poet and author.

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Sidney Lumet

Sidney Arthur Lumet (June 25, 1924 – April 9, 2011) was an American director, producer and screenwriter with over 50 films to his credit.

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Siedah Garrett

Siedah Garrett (born June 24, 1958) is an American singer and songwriter, who has written songs and performed backing vocals for many recording artists in the music industry, such as Michael Jackson, The Pointer Sisters, Brand New Heavies, Quincy Jones, Tevin Campbell, Donna Summer, Madonna, Jennifer Hudson among others.

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Simone Bittencourt de Oliveira

Simone Bittencourt de Oliveira, better known as Simone, is a Brazilian singer and a major performer of Música popular brasileira (MPB) who has recorded more than 31 albums.

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Sinatra at the Sands

Sinatra at the Sands is a 1966 live album by Frank Sinatra, accompanied by Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones, recorded live at the Copa Room of the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

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Smackwater Jack

Smackwater Jack is a 1971 studio album by Quincy Jones.

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Sons of Confederate Veterans

The Sons of Confederate Veterans, Inc.

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Soul Bossa Nova

"Soul Bossa Nova" is a popular instrumental title, composed by and first performed by American impresario, jazz composer, arranger, and record producer Quincy Jones.

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Soul music

Work Music A prominent origin for 'Soul' music as far as the currently known United States were early Slavery year.

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South Side, Chicago

The South Side is a major part of the city of Chicago, which is located in Cook County, Illinois.

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Spin (magazine)

Spin is a music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr..

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Starz Inc.

Starz Inc. (formerly Encore Media Group (1991–2001), Starz Encore Group (2001–2004), Starz Entertainment Group (2004–2009), and Liberty Starz (2009–2013) is an entertainment company that owns U.S. pay television channels, a media distribution company, and animated television and movie production. The company is headquartered at Meridian, Colorado and uses nearby Englewood as its location in corporate filings and press releases.

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Steven Spielberg

Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American director, producer and screenwriter.

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Stevie Wonder

Stevland Hardaway Morris (born May 13, 1950, as Stevland Hardaway Judkins), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist.

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Swing music

Swing music, or simply swing, is a form of American music that developed in the early 1930s and became a distinctive style by 1940.

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Take 6

Take 6 is an American a cappella gospel music sextet formed in 1980 on the campus of Oakwood College in Huntsville, Alabama.

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Take the Money and Run

Take the Money and Run is a 1969 American comedic mockumentary directed by Woody Allen and starring Allen and Janet Margolin (with Louise Lasser in a small role).

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Tamia

Tamia Marilyn Hill (born May 9, 1975), known professionally as Tamia, is a Canadian singer-songwriter.

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Tennessee Williams

Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III (March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983) was an American playwright and author of many stage classics.

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Tevin Campbell

Tevin Jermod Campbell (born November 12, 1976) is an American singer, songwriter and actor.

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The Anderson Tapes

The Anderson Tapes is a Technicolor 1971 American crime film in Panavision directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Sean Connery and featuring Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam, and comedian Alan King.

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The Bill Cosby Show

The Bill Cosby Show is an American situation comedy that aired for two seasons on NBC's Sunday night schedule from 1969 until 1971, under the sponsorship of Procter & Gamble.

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The Boondocks (TV series)

The Boondocks is an American adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network's late-night programming block, Adult Swim.

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The Brothers Johnson

Arthur Arnold (guitar The Brothers Johnson was an American funk and R&B band consisting of American musicians and brothers George ("Lightnin' Licks") and Louis E. Johnson ("Thunder Thumbs"). They achieved their greatest success from the mid-1970s to early '80s, with three singles topping the R&B charts ("I'll Be Good to You", "Strawberry Letter 23", and "Stomp!").

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The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is a newspaper and website that presents news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty and Student Affairs professionals (staff members and administrators).

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The Color Purple (film)

The Color Purple is a 1985 American period drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by Alice Walker.

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The Deadly Affair

The Deadly Affair is a 1966 British espionage–thriller film, based on John le Carré's first novel Call for the Dead.

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The Distortion of Sound

The Distortion of Sound is a 2014 documentary film about the decline of sound quality for recorded music, narrated by various artists who explain the decline in the sound quality from the last two decades.

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The Dude (Quincy Jones album)

The Dude is a 1981 studio album by American musician and producer Quincy Jones.

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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996.

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The Getaway (1972 film)

The Getaway is a 1972 American action-crime film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw.

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The Hell with Heroes

The Hell with Heroes is a 1968 film directed by Joseph Sargent set in Africa immediately after World War II.

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The Hollywood Palace

The Hollywood Palace is an hour-long American television variety show that was broadcast weekly (generally on Saturday nights) on ABC from January 4, 1964 to February 7, 1970.

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The Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multiplatform American media brand founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood motion picture, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.

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The Hot Rock (film)

The Hot Rock is a 1972 comedy-drama caper film directed by Peter Yates from a screenplay by William Goldman, based on Donald E. Westlake's novel of the same name, which introduced his long-running John Dortmunder character.

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The Italian Job

The Italian Job is a 1969 British caper film, written by Troy Kennedy Martin, produced by Michael Deeley and directed by Peter Collinson.

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The Lost Man

The Lost Man is a 1969 American film, written and directed by Robert Alan Aurthur, loosely based on F.L. Green's novel Odd Man Out, which was made originally into a 1947 film with James Mason.

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The New Centurions

The New Centurions (UK title: Precinct 45: Los Angeles Police) is a 1972 crime drama film based on the novel by policeman turned author Joseph Wambaugh.

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The Original 7ven

The Original 7ven (also known as The Time as well as Morris Day and the Time) is an American musical group that was formed in Minneapolis in 1981.

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The Out-of-Towners (1970 film)

The Out-of-Towners is a 1970 comedy film written by Neil Simon, directed by Arthur Hiller, and starring Jack Lemmon and Sandy Dennis.

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The Pawnbroker (film)

The Pawnbroker is a 1964 drama film, directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters, Jaime Sánchez and Morgan Freeman in his feature film debut.

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The Seattle Times

The Seattle Times is a newspaper serving Seattle, Washington, US It is the largest daily newspaper in the state of Washington, largest Sunday circulation in the Pacific Northwest and largest in the west north of San Francisco.

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The Slender Thread

The Slender Thread is a 1965 film starring Anne Bancroft and Sidney Poitier.

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The Wiz

The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical "Wonderful Wizard of Oz" is a musical with music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls and book by William F. Brown.

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The Wiz (film)

The Wiz is a 1978 American musical adventure film produced in collaboration between Motown Productions and Universal Pictures, and released by Universal on October 24, 1978.

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a children's novel written by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by W. W. Denslow.

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They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

Block They Call Me Mister Tibbs!, stylized with emphasis (an underline) on "Mister", is a 1970 film, a sequel to 1967's In the Heat of the Night.

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Thriller (Michael Jackson album)

Thriller is the sixth studio album by the American recording artist Michael Jackson.

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Tikar people

The Tikar is a blanket term used for several ethnic groups in Cameroon.

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Toots Thielemans

Toots Thielemans (born Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor, Baron Thielemans on 29 April 1922, Brussels, Belgium) is a Belgian jazz musician.

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Trey Songz

Tremaine Aldon Neverson (born November 28, 1984), better known as Trey Songz, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer and actor.

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Tribute album

A tribute album is a recorded collection of cover versions of songs or instrumental compositions.

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Tupac Shakur

Tupac Amaru Shakur (June 16, 1971September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and (briefly) Makaveli, was an American rapper, author, actor, and poet.

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Twilight Zone: The Movie

Twilight Zone: The Movie is a 1983 American anthology science-fiction fantasy horror film produced by Steven Spielberg and John Landis as a theatrical version of the 1959–64 TV series The Twilight Zone, created by Rod Serling.

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U2

U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin.

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Ulla Jones

Ulla Agneta Jones (née Andersson; born 18 June 1946), known professionally as Ulla Andersson and Ulla Jones is a former high fashion model, actress, singer, songwriter and photographer.

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United States Information Agency

The United States Information Agency (USIA), which existed from 1953 to 1999, was a United States agency devoted to public diplomacy.

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Universal Studios

Universal Studios Inc. (also known as Universal Pictures), is an American film studio, owned by Comcast through its wholly owned subsidiary NBCUniversal,Lieberman, David.

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Usher (singer)

Usher Terry Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor.

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Vibe (magazine)

Vibe is a music and entertainment magazine founded by producer Quincy Jones.

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Walk, Don't Run

Walk, Don't Run is a 1966 Technicolor comedy film starring Cary Grant, set in Tokyo during the Olympic Games in 1964.

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Walking in Space

Walking in Space is a 1969 studio album by Quincy Jones.

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Walt Disney Pictures

Walt Disney Pictures, Inc. is an American film production company and division of The Walt Disney Studios, owned by The Walt Disney Company.

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Warner Bros.

Warner Bros.

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Warner Bros. Records

Warner Bros.

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We All Love Ennio Morricone

We All Love Ennio Morricone is a 2007 tribute album honoring noted film composer Ennio Morricone.

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We Are the World

"We Are the World" is a song and charity single originally recorded by the supergroup USA for Africa in 1985.

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Welsh people

The Welsh people (Cymry) are a nation and ethnic group native to, or otherwise associated with, Wales and the Welsh language.

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Will Smith

Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968) is an American actor, producer, rapper, and songwriter.

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Willie D. Burton

Willie D. Burton is an American production sound mixer.

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Woody Allen

Heywood "Woody" Allen (born Allan Stewart Konigsberg, December 1, 1935) is an American actor, writer, director, comedian and playwright, whose career spans more than 50 years.

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World Bank

The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans to developing countries for capital programs.

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You Don't Own Me

"You Don't Own Me" is a popular song written by the Philadelphia songwriters John Madara and David White, and recorded by Lesley Gore in 1963, when Gore was 17 years old.

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You've Got It Bad Girl

You've Got It Bad Girl is a 1973 album by the American jazz musician/producer Quincy Jones.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quincy_Jones

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